Awarding medals to the Agricultural Counselor of the Embassy of Denmark

Thứ Ba, 15/6/2021| 19:46

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development awarded the Medal to Ms. Katrine Løvenbalk Lundsby - Agricultural Counselor of the Embassy of Denmark.

Awarding medals to the Agricultural Counselor of the Embassy of Denmark

On June 15, in Hanoi, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) held a medal ceremony for Ms. Katrine Løvenbalk Lundsby - Agricultural Counselor of the Embassy of Denmark.

According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, during her 3-year tenure in Vietnam, Ms. Katrine Løvenbalk Lundsby has supported many officials and researchers in the management and research units of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to participate in direct and direct training courses in the fields of animal husbandry, veterinary medicine, food safety, public-private partnership and livestock communication in Denmark and Vietnam, this staff has contributed greatly to research and development work agricultural policy.

During her time in Vietnam, Ms. Katrine Løvenbalk Lundsby participated in the implementation of the Strategic Sector Cooperation Project on food safety in the pork value chain between Vietnam and Denmark (SSC Project) during the period of time. the end of Phase I (end of 2019) and the first half of Phase 2 (start of 2020).

In phase I, the SSC Project has achieved a number of important results, including contributing to the regulation on animal feed safety management in the Livestock Law issued in December 2018; contributed to the development of the legal framework for mandatory veterinary drug prescriptions - since then, the relevant circular has been completed and issued in phase II of the Project in early 2020.

Phase II of the SSC Project continues to contribute to capacity building in the area of ​​risk-based feed and food management, inspection of feed mills and meat processing facilities . The SSC project has made an important contribution in strengthening the cooperation relationship between the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam, the Danish Embassy in Hanoi and the Danish Food and Animal Health Department.

Vietnam and Denmark have become strategic partners in food safety and sustainable food production with many activities to share knowledge and experience between the two sides such as scholarship programs, research projects. and knowledge sharing forums.

 

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